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Resource ID: #9669
Subject: Hospitals
Source: Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)



St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times reports on the practices of "patient brokers" who receive kickbacks for referring people to hospitals for drug and mental treatments; the brokers often have unsavory pasts, refer people who don't need treatment, and split fees with police and parole officers, March 21, 1993.

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